The following websites from the National Science Foundation (NSF) provide relevant information for the NNA research community, research partners, and others interested in Navigating the New Arctic (NNA) and related initiatives.
NNA, Community Engagement, & Convergence Research
Navigating the New Arctic (NNA): This website provides general and background information about the NNA Initiative.
Arctic Community Engagement (ACE): This website contains information on a range of NSF programs, initiatives, external collaborations, and other resources that aim to facilitate effective and respectful engagement with local and Indigenous peoples in Arctic research, education, and outreach activities.
Learn about Convergence Research: This webpage provides information on the definition of convergence research and how NSF supports this work.
- NSF Convergence Accelerator: This website explains the NSF Convergence Accelerator program that funds teams to solve societal challenges through convergence research and innovation.
NSF Funding Opportunities
Arctic Research Opportunities: NSF funding opportunities within Arctic Natural Sciences; Arctic Social Sciences; Arctic System Science; Arctic Observing Network; Polar Cyberinfrastructure; & Arctic Research Coordination and Policy Support.
Funding Opportunities Relevant to Co-Production of Knowledge: This website lists funding opportunities to support the co-production of knowledge and to include Indigenous people and organizations in Arctic research.
Ethical and Responsible Research (ER2): This funding opportunity supports research on what constitutes and promotes responsible research conduct and how to instill that knowledge in researchers, practitioners and educators across all career stages.
- Dear Colleague Letter: Supporting Workshops to Develop a Strategy for the NSF Arctic Observing Network (AON) Program: This website announces plans to support workshops to identify key science drivers as well as critical infrastructure and technology needs to strengthen the NSF Arctic Observing Network (AON) Program.
NSF & Tribal Consultation
NSF Response to the Presidential Memorandum on Tribal Consultation and Strengthening Nation-to-Nation Relationships: This webpage described the activities NSF has conducted to be in compliance with the January 2021 Presidential Memorandum on Tribal Consultation and Strengthening Nation-to-Nation Relationships.
- Action Plan of the National Science Foundation to Enhance Tribal Consultation: This document outlines NSF commitments to enhance Tribal Consultation and to respect the sovereignty and self- governance of federally recognized American Indian and Alaska Native Tribal Nations (Tribal Nations).